derangement


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derangement

[di′rānj·mənt]
(mathematics)
A permutation of a finite set of elements that carries no element of the set into itself.
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Some temporary derangement in the machinery of the business was undoubtedly produced in consequence of the sudden death of the lamented managing partner, Mr.
Well, it's not so much a trembling,' was the answer - 'though they do quiver - as a complete derangement of the nervous system.
Her perfect health gave alarming meaning to the least little derangement of her digestive organs.
If he still advertised for his son he did not offer rewards for information any more; for, with the muddled lucidity of a mental derangement he had reasoned himself into a conviction as clear as day- light that he had already attained all that could be expected in that way.
This orgie--I can give it no other name--went on for at least two hours, and naturally produced violent electric derangements.
VIGILANS--The Laws of Auroral Derangements are still imperfectly understood.
She is not rich, but offers such and such little recompenses for the little cares and derangements of such services; and I graciously--to do everything graciously is a part of my character--consent to accept them.
According to him, other noncommunicable diseases that are brought about by shisha smoking include cancer, high blood pressure, stroke, heart attack, asthma, bronchitis as well as derangement of metabolism of fat and sugar.
Key Words: Temporomandibular disorders, Arthrocentesis, TMJ Internal Derangement (ID).
Summary: I didn't really believe that there was such a thing as Trump Derangement Syndrome -- hatred of Donald Trump so intense that it impairs people's judgment.
Ces retards repetitifs des trains, a explique Mohamed Salah Gharbi, secretaire general de l'association "Jeunesse de Defis de l'environnement et developpement durable" et porte-parole des passagers en colere, que ces retards provoquent un enorme derangement et une perturbation du rythme de vie quotidien notamment les retards dans les lieux de travail.
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